Tag Archives: Moulana Haroon

August, 2020

  • 22 August

    Good deeds lead to a good life – audio

    مَنْ عَمِلَ صَالِحًا مِّن ذَكَرٍ أَوْ أُنثَىٰ وَهُوَ مُؤْمِنٌ فَلَنُحْيِيَنَّهُ حَيَاةً طَيِّبَةً ‘Whosoever acts righteously, whether a man or a woman  and embraces belief, We will surely grant him a good life.’ (Surah Nahl, verse: 97)   This is a lecture on this verse delivered by my beloved father, Shaykhul Hadith, Moulana Haroon Abasoomar (rahimahullah) Download here

  • 18 August

    Advice for Imams – audio

    Here is a talk on the advices for Imams delivered by my beloved father, Shaykhul Hadith, Moulana Haroon Abasoomar (rahimahullah). My Beloved Father (rahimahullah) was the Imam of the Isipingo Beach Masjid for over forty years. This lecture was delivered roughly eight months before his sad demise, i.e, After all the experience he gained over the span of his life. He (rahimahullah) would often say: ‘Experience is something you cannot …

  • 6 August

    Inspirations from Shaykhul Hadith Moulana Haroon Abasoomar (rahimahullah)

    Lessons and inspirations learnt from Shaykhul Hadith Moulana Haroon Abasoomar Saheb (rahimahullah) Written by Moulana Ahmad Jeewa saheb (hafizahullah) – Hazrat Moulana Haroon’s (rahimahullah) deputy Imam at the Isipingo Beach Masjid for the past fifteen years. 1. Hazrat Moulana (rahimahullah) was very particular about visiting the sick to such an extent that even during Moulana’s sick condition and even after going for dialysis after which Moulana (rahimahullah) used to be …

July, 2020

  • 23 July

    Lesson 4 – Feeling the pain of the Ummah

    Lesson 4 – Feeling the pain of the Ummah my Beloved Father, Hazrat Moulana Haroon Abasoomar (rahimahullah) considered himself in relation to the Ummah, as one limb of a single body. Sayyiduna Nu’man Ibn Bashir (radiyallahu’anhu) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu ’alayhi wasallam) said: ‘The Muslims are like [the body of] one man; if his eye pains, his whole body pains and if his head pains, his whole body pains.’ (Sahih …

  • 15 July

    Lesson 3 – Support for all forms of service to Islam

    Lesson 3 – Support for all forms of service to Islam Hazrat Moulana Haroon Abasoomar (rahimahullah) was blessed by Almighty Allah with a very intelligent mind, big heart and broad horizons. Allah Ta’ala chose him to actively serve Islam in several forms, like being an Imam, a teacher, a lecturer/ Da’i, a reformer and a community leader. Despite most of his service being in the field of Islamic knowledge, da’wah …

  • 11 July

    Tribute to Moulana Haroon Abasoomar (rahimahullah)- audio 4

    After the tragic passing away of my Beloved Father (rahimahullah), several people sent tributes and shared cherished memories of him. Br. Husayn Moola and Moulana Ahmad Mohammedy were among those who shared some of thier experiences with my Beloved Father (rahimahullah) on Radio Islam.

  • 8 July

    Lesson 2 – No Racism in Islam

    Lesson 2 – No Racism in Islam My Beloved Father (rahimahullah) was very vocal against racism and xenophobia in all its ugly forms. He lectured on this topic in many venues. He would always quote the famous Hadith on this topic: ‘There is no superiority for an Arab over a non Arab, nor for a white person over a black person, but by virtue of their taqwa.’ (Ahmad and Tabarani) …

  • 2 July

    Tribute to Moulana Haroon Abasoomar (rahimahullah)- audio 3

    After the tragic passing away of my Beloved Father (rahimahullah), several people sent tributes and shared cherished memories of him. Mufti Abdool Kader Hoosen (hafizhahullah) was among those who shared some of his experiences with my Beloved Father (rahimahullah).

  • 1 July

    Lesson 1 – Having multiple intentions

    Lesson 1 – Having multiple intentions Among the most popular Hadiths is the one that says: إنما الأعمال بالنيات All actions are rewarded according to the intentions. (Sahih Bukhari, Hadith: 1)   My Beloved Father, (rahimahullah) would encourage his companions to make multiple intentions, for every deed. For example: When going to the masjid or to attend a Jalsah or ijtima’ (Islamic/tabligh gathering) He would say, let’s make the intention …

  • 1 July

    Tribute to Moulana Haroon Abasoomar (rahimahullah)- audio 2

    After the tragic passing away of my Beloved Father (rahimahullah), several people sent tributes and shared cherished memories of him. Moulana Mazhar Saheb (hafizhahullah) was among those who shared some kind words about my Beloved Father (rahimahullah).